(no subject)

From: John Clark (jonkc@worldnet.att.net)
Date: Sat Apr 14 2001 - 14:30:33 MDT

A bold prediction of a 20 fold improvement in miniaturization was made
in the magazine Popular Mechanics in 1949.

 "Where a calculation on the ENIAC requires 18,000 vacuum tubes and
  weighs 30 tons, computers in the future may have only 1000 vacuum tubes
  and weigh only 1.5 tons."

John K Clark jonkc@att.net

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b30 : Mon May 28 2001 - 09:59:46 MDT